CMS Measure ID:

CMS155v7

Version:

7.2.000

NQF Number:

0024

Measure Description:

Percentage of patients 3-17 years of age who had an outpatient visit with a Primary Care Physician (PCP) or Obstetrician/Gynecologist (OB/GYN) and who had evidence of the following during the measurement period. Three rates are reported.

 - Percentage of patients with height, weight, and body mass index (BMI) percentile documentation

 - Percentage of patients with counseling for nutrition

 - Percentage of patients with counseling for physical activity

Initial Patient Population:

Patients 3-17 years of age with at least one outpatient visit with a primary care physician (PCP) or an obstetrician/gynecologist (OB/GYN) during the measurement period

Denominator Statement:

Equals Initial Population

Denominator Exclusions:

Patients who have a diagnosis of pregnancy during the measurement period.

Exclude patients whose hospice care overlaps the measurement period.

Numerator Statement:

Numerator 1: Patients who had a height, weight and body mass index (BMI) percentile recorded during the measurement period

Numerator 2: Patients who had counseling for nutrition during the measurement period

Numerator 3: Patients who had counseling for physical activity during the measurement period

Numerator Exclusions:

Not Applicable

Denominator Exceptions:

None